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Stylist's Top 50 Cookbooks

We sweat over them, rave about them and covet them as they sit on our bookshelves. But what really makes a great cookbook? We've picked our top 50 cookbooks of all time, from the classics by Constance Spry and The Silver Spoon to fresh offerings from the likes of Rachel Khoo and Nathan Outlaw. A veritable feast for the eyes and belly, these humble tomes have become staples in our kitchens.

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03 Nov 2015

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02 Nov 2015

How to cook the perfect poached egg

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30 Oct 2015

Bake two traditional Scandi classics

Add cinnamon wreaths with rye and Mormor's caraway loaf to your favourite recipes

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